Filming has begun in and around Hamburg for the ARD feature film"Brandheisser Einsatz", which I am directing. The cast includes Nadja Becker, Katja Danowski, Merlin Sandmeyer, Lina Wendel, Fabien Tietjen, Christian Rudolf, Alina Hidic and many more. The tragic comedy is about two unequal women who try to outdo each other in a volunteer fire brigade, but fail because of themselves. The script is by Volker Krappen, producers are Claudia Krebs and Volker Krappen. The editor at ARD Degeto is Katja Kirchen. Thomas Schinz is at the camera. Filming will continue until mid-July. It is expected to be broadcast in 2023.